0 Introduction and overview
Reading list for MSc International Macro [updated 07.12.2015]
1 The Dornbusch-Mundell-Fleming model and exchange rate overshooting
2 Clarida-Gali: testing the Dornbusch-Mundell-Flemming model using long run restrictions in a VAR
3 Debt-deleveraging and low global real rates in a two-region economy with borrowers and lenders: a re-interpretation of Eggertson-Krugman
4 The intertemporal approach to the current account in a micro-founded small open economy
5 Time series tests of the intertemporal approach to the current account
6 Uncovered/covered interest parity in a 2 period small open economy model: UIP, CIP etc
7 Deviations from PPP, LOOP explored and explained
Reading for this lecture: SGUW chapter 9
8 Sovereign debt and default
9 Revision and links to contemporary international macro debates
Note no assignment for this lecture.
Sample exam questions for end of year exam
Sample exam questions to be posted for each prior topic in the course, posted by the end of March. NB no solutions will be posted as these will be based on the assignments.
Facebook group for those resitting the June Macro exam
This group is for you to share questions and resources. Join it and help each other, and post your questions here, and not on this wordpress site, and not by email. Don’t send a facebook friends request to me as I use facebook in that way for personal friends and family only. Here is the link to the group.